Category: Documentary

After the Raid-2019 -

After the Raid-2019

A large immigration raid in a small Tennessee town leaves emotional fallout as well as far-reaching questions about justice, faith and humanity.::Netflix...

La Bare-2014 6.1

La Bare-2014

Joe Manganiello (Magic Mike) steps behind the camera for LA BARE, a documentary film that goes behind the curtain, behind the stage and behind the magic of the world's most popular male strip club - La Bare Dallas. Featu...

The Connection-2014 8.3

The Connection-2014

Everyday millions of people are diagnosed with chronic illness. With best intentions doctors prescribe medications, diet and lifestyle changes or surgeries but are often unable to offer reasons or cures for the illness. ...

Maid in Hell-2018 7.6

Maid in Hell-2018

Maids coming to the Middle East are locked up for years and with their passports confiscated, they are unable to escape the control of their employer. With unprecedented access to agents and maids the film uncovers an un...

Mohamed Fahmy: Half Free-2017 -
The Missing Tourist-2017 5.2

The Missing Tourist-2017

When a Japanese tourist goes missing in Canada's remote north during a trip to view the Aurora Borealis, a community is left reeling for answers in this unsettling and revealing cultural mystery....

I Was a Yazidi Slave-2018 6.4

I Was a Yazidi Slave-2018

The Story of Shirin and Lewiza, two Yazidi women captured by the IS, who escape to Germany thanks to the intervention of Dr Jan Kizilhan, an expert on trauma....

North Korea’s Secret Slaves: Dollar Heroes-2018 7
Gimme Some Truth: The Making of John Lennon’s Imagine Album-2000 7.6

Gimme Some Truth: The Making of John Lennon’s Imagine Album-2000

Behind-the-scenes footage to document the production of one of John Lennon's most enduring works. A fluid context of conflict, community, and craftsmanship.::Ulf Kjell Gür...

Soyalism-2018 6.9

Soyalism-2018

How China and Western agribusiness are taking over the world's grain and meat industry, while putting small farmers out of business and plundering the environment.::Enrico Parenti...

CounterPunch-2017 6.8

CounterPunch-2017

The seasoned pro. The Olympic hopeful. The young up-and-comer. The ring is their home, and the titles are their dream. As boxing' popularity wanes, three fighters at different stages of their career make sacrifices to pu...

Arthur Miller: Writer-2017 7.2

Arthur Miller: Writer-2017

Rebecca Miller's film is a portrait of her father, his times and insights, built around impromptu interviews shot over many years in the family home. This celebration of the great American playwright is quite different f...

Chonda Pierce: Laughing in the Dark-2015 6.8

Chonda Pierce: Laughing in the Dark-2015

Documentary about the life of Christian comedian Chonda Pierce, the RIAA's number one selling female comedian of all time....

American Courtesans-2013 6.5

American Courtesans-2013

American Courtesans is a feature documentary that takes you into the lives of American sex workers. These women discuss with you candidly what brought them to the doors of the sex trade, what they found when they got the...

Magicians: Life in the Impossible-2016 6.1

Magicians: Life in the Impossible-2016

"MAGICIANS follows four world-class magicians on stage and off, exploring how and why these characters so passionately dedicate their lives to the craft of illusion. Their journey takes us from the most humbling of road ...

Never Surrender: A Galaxy Quest Documentary-2019 8.1

Never Surrender: A Galaxy Quest Documentary-2019

Filmmakers and stars discuss the filming and social effects of Galaxy Quest, a comedic take-off of Star Trek, with brilliant commentary not only on the Star Trek series but on the real-life actors themselves.::Dave Glick...

Back to Natural: A Documentary Film-2019 -

Back to Natural: A Documentary Film-2019

Back to Natural: A Documentary Film is a groundbreaking 75-minute documentary film that takes a shocking and emotional look at the intersection of hair, politics, and identity in Black communities. This documentary is a ...

Pete Seeger: The Power of Song-2007 8.3

Pete Seeger: The Power of Song-2007

Interviews, archival footage and home movies are used to illustrate a social history of folk artist and activist Pete Seeger.::Anonymous...

Truth Dance and Reconciliation: The Making of Going Home Star-2016 -
Microcosmos-1996 7.9

Microcosmos-1996

A documentary of insect life in meadows and ponds, using incredible close-ups, slow motion, and time-lapse photography. It includes bees collecting nectar, ladybugs eating mites, snails mating, spiders wrapping their cat...

Freeway: Crack in the System-2015 7.1

Freeway: Crack in the System-2015

FREEWAY: CRACK IN THE SYSTEM tells the story of broken dreams, drug dealers, dirty cops, and government complicity-more compelling than fiction, it's the real story behind America's longest war. This documentary by award...

Most Likely to Succeed-2015 8.3

Most Likely to Succeed-2015

The current educational system in the United States was developed a century ago during the rise of the industrial age and was once the envy of the world. However, the world economy has since transformed profoundly, but t...

Barge-2015 7.1

Barge-2015

Dry land's misfits find purpose and direction twenty-eight days at a time as the steady hands of a towboat due for the port of New Orleans. From a green deckhand following his father and grandmother into the family busin...

Meet Beau Dick: Maker of Monsters-2017 7.5

Meet Beau Dick: Maker of Monsters-2017

Meet Beau Dick gives an intimate look into the life of one of Canada's greatest artists. Beau Dick worked within an ancient tradition and rose to the ranks of international success within the white cube world of contempo...

I Am Another You-2017 7.2

I Am Another You-2017

Eating garbage, dodging police, and hitching rides with strangers, award-winning Chinese filmmaker Nanfu Wang shares the streets with a young drifter named Dylan who left a comfortable home and loving family for a life o...

The Candidate-1980 7.1

The Candidate-1980

In 1980 Franz Josef Strauss competed against Helmut Schmidt for the Office of the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany. To prevent this the first Garde German auteur staged an episode film to expose the candidat...

Getting Naked: A Burlesque Story-2017 6.5

Getting Naked: A Burlesque Story-2017

"Getting Naked: A Burlesque Story" peels back the curtain to reveal the sexy sub-culture of the neo-burlesque scene in New York City. This verité documentary intimately follows four performers, each of whom has discovere...

Apex: The Story of the Hypercar-2016 7.4

Apex: The Story of the Hypercar-2016

"APEX: The Story of the Hypercar" spotlights a new class of exotic sports cars designed to blast from zero to 200 miles per hour in seconds. Rocket science meets the auto industry as "APEX" follows a thread that starts i...

The Emperor’s Naked Army Marches On-1987 8.2

The Emperor’s Naked Army Marches On-1987

This documentary was five years in the making, and revolves around 62-year-old Okuzaki Kenzo, a survivor of the battlefields of New Guinea in World War II who gained notoriety by slingshooting steel pinballs at Emperor S...

Miss Sharon Jones!-2015 7.3

Miss Sharon Jones!-2015

Miss Sharon Jones: Dreams never expire but sometimes they are deferred. Miss Sharon Jones follows the talented and gregarious soul singer of the Grammy nominated R&B band "Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings." In the most cha...

Lunch Hour-2011 7.3

Lunch Hour-2011

Lunch Hour explores the National School Lunch Program, childhood obesity, and our addiction to unhealthy foods. It shows what schools, parents, authors, doctors, politicians, celebrities, and chefs are doing to problem s...

Tough Guys-2017 6.7

Tough Guys-2017

Ten years before the debut of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, two karate promoters and their fighters, a rough group of barroom brawlers, bikers, teachers and steel workers, pioneered the first mixed-martial arts lea...

Like Air-2015 6.7

Like Air-2015

Like Air is a feature length documentary that follows three high school competitive dancers on their journey to a nationals championship competition. With every step towards the trophy, they discover their personal ident...

Beside Bowie: The Mick Ronson Story-2017 7.3

Beside Bowie: The Mick Ronson Story-2017

The story of Mick Ronson, the guitar great who helped to create the sound of David Bowie's hugely influential glam rock years.::Anonymous...

Leap-2018 6.1

Leap-2018

A one year experiment seeks to discover whether coaching can help ordinary people achieve extraordinary things. Confronted, challenged and frequently overwhelmed, four participants will bet everything on their bold visio...

Soul on Ice: Past, Present and Future-2015 8.3

Soul on Ice: Past, Present and Future-2015

Soul On Ice, Past, Present, and Future is a film that presents and retells the unknown contributions of black athletes in ice hockey. For untold decades, hockey was seen as a homogeneous sport, exciting to watch but play...

UFOs Secret Missions Exposed-2019 -
Father’s Kingdom-2017 6.8

Father’s Kingdom-2017

Father Divine was called an ingenious entrepreneur, a civil rights leader, a charlatan, a con man, and a fraud. His followers called him God. His religious movement once claimed to have millions of followers. Today, only...

Rebirth-2011 7.1

Rebirth-2011

Filmed over the ensuing years after the attack on New York's World Trade Center, this documentary takes a look a the physical and emotional healing process involved in the aftermath of such a tragedy.::IMDb editor...

Papi Ain’t No Snitch: The Rasheed Thurmond Story-2015 7.9

Papi Ain’t No Snitch: The Rasheed Thurmond Story-2015

A documentary about a Brooklyn comedian Rasheed Thurmond, who passed away in 2007, left the comedy world in shock. Known for his appearance on Bad Boys of Comedy and Def Comedy Jam, Rasheed was on his way to becoming one...